Battle River Power Coop at Habitat Camrose build site, April 7, 2017 Every child deserves a safe and secure home. Good affordable homes build community. Battle River Power Coop staff member is called away to respond to an outage call. Members come first! Getting started on insulation. Hard at work! Hard at work! Hard at work! We helped build it! We helped build it! Battle River Power Coop thrilled to Adopt-a-Day in 2017. Food Bank 2016 On Dec. 14 Battle River Power Coop staff loaded a truck with non-perishables to add to food hampers in Lamont County. On Dec. 14 Battle River Power Coop staff loaded a truck with non-perishables to add to food hampers in Lamont County. Volunteers in Lamont told us, “Demand is up.” We are glad we could help. Gifts for teens a nice addition to the hampers. Meal to the Field 2016 AND THE WINNERS ARE... Joe and Cheryl Cordes and family, near New Norway with Battle River Power Coop serviceman, Bryce Sheppard Doris and Walter Wegner and family, Leduc area and Battle River Power Coop Permissioner, Doug Schoenknecht Wegner famil with BRPC Serviceman Doug Larry and Cheryl Young, together with family and friends, near Camrose. Michel Deveau, Battle River Power Coop serviceman assisted with Meal to the Field delivery Michel, BRPC Serviceman with Larry and Cheryl Young Wahlstrom family David and Wendy Wahlstrom, near Amisk, sharing harvest and Meal to the Field with friends David and Wendy Wahlstrom Henk and Gerrie Krijger, near Ponoka pause for pictures with their family, friends and Battle River Power Coop office staff, Tasha Stremel and Betty Nielsen Krijger family Theresa & Peter Lysyk of the Redwater area gathered their family together for a sit-down meal to celebrate the end of harvest. Battle River Power Coop Administrative Assistant Valerie King joined them Theresa & Peter Lysyk LeVern and Cindy Bullee, near Sedgewick, enjoyed Meal to the Field with friends on their deck. It was ANOTHER wet day. Battle River Power Coop serviceman Mike Sieben is with them Bullee family Roger LeBlanc in Leduc County gathered his family together and renewed acquaintance with Battle River Power Coop serviceman Curt Hoffman Caren and Grant Cossey from the Tofield area enjoyed dinner at their home, wishing for better harvest weather. Serviceman Matt Noble helped deliver the food Caren and Grant Cossey from the Tofield area enjoyed dinner at their home, wishing for better harvest weather. Serviceman Matt Noble helped deliver the food Christina Pyrch won a Meal to the Field, and gave it to the Abel family, Calmar. What a great friend! BRPC staff, Betty Nielsen with the Abel family Annual General Meeting, June 22, 2016 Photos by Larry Flemming Norsemen Inn, Camrose Members visit with BRPC Chairman Dan Astner Members fill the banquet room Mr. Bruce Hinkley, MLA Wetakiwin-Camrose and Mr. Dan Astner, BRPC Chairman Mr. Dan Astner, BRPC Chairman and Mrs. Kim Schreiner, MLA Red Deer North Mr. Dan Astner (BRPC Chairman), Mrs. Colleen Musselman (BRPC General Manager) and Mr. Tom Kee (Director of AB Dept. of Ag & Forestry, Rural Utilities Br.) Mr. Russell Andrews (Alberta Energy), Mr. Dan Astner (BRPC Chairman), Mrs. Colleen Musselman (BRPC General Manager) and Mr. David Stanford (Alberta Energy) Mr. Al Nagel (Alberta Federation of REA's CEO) and wife Cynthia Nagel Members, guests and staff mingle Mr. Brian Carlson (Director of BRPC) with scholarship recipients Christian Ford, Kole Eichelt, Jazlyn Hull and Mr. Mark Kenny for son Jacob Lucas Banack (CAMFM) awards draw prize to Ms. Donna Harmider Service Awards for Staff Presented at 2016 Annual General Meeting Photos by Larry Flemming 5 Year Award - Steve Kerr (Vegetation Supervisor) 5 Year Award - Curtis Bauman (Operations Assistant) 5 Year Award - Dave Nadon (Journeyman Lineman) 5 Year Award - Nancy Weinkauf (Operations, CSR) 5 Year Award - Mike Sieben (Journeyman Lineman) 5 Year Award - Bei Gao (Utility Billing, CSR) 10 Year Award - Brenda Bone (Operations, Admin. Assistant) 15 Year Award - Charlene Weinkauf (Systems Planning & Engineering, Admin. Assistant) 15 Year Award - Bettyann Skagen (UT & IT Security Supervisor) Habitat for Humanity Habitat for Humanity-Battle River Power Coop has volunteered in the “Adopt a Day” program to put insulating wrap on the home, probably during the week of April 11 to 15. Battle River Power Coop crew puts on t-shirts ready to work for Habitat for Humanity. Battle River Power Coop morning shift finishing up for Habitat for Humanity Camrose. Battle River Power Coop working today for Habitat for Humanity Camrose! Battle River Power Coop afternoon crew. Great afternoon! Battle River Power Coop adopts a day for Habitat for Humanity Camrose. Job well done Battle River Power Coop! Wishing Habitat for Humanity Camrose success with rest of home. Draw for 1/4 Beef! March 2016 Barb congratulates Lois Rice, from Ardrossan area on winning ¼ beef. Other winners in the draw were Don & Elizabeth Benkie of Bashaw, Randy & Crystal Fandrick of Calmar and Marvin & Margaret Congdon of Viking. BRPC Staff Gets into Holiday Spirit Meal to the Field 2015 The Nelson family from Ferintosh takes a break for a Meal to the Field on Sept. 29. Nelson family arriving for lunch. Dayle Nelson goes back to work. Leslie family from Sedgewick gathers on Sept. 30 for their Meal to the Field. Great weather for Meal to the Field with the Leslie family. Jessica (middle) staff from Battle River poses with the Leslie family. Staff and members enjoyed lunch together. Michel (Battle River Power Coop staff) arrives with Meal to the Field for Joanne and Paul Bodell. Tailgate Meal to the Field on September 30 at the Bodell farm near Fort Saskatchewan. Farming is all about family and friends. Bodell family, September 30, 2015. Jean Clarke and family, Meal to the Field winners, gather for lunch near Bashaw on Oct. 2, 2015. Melvin & Jean Young winners in Battle River Meal to the Field contest! Sheryl (Battle River Power Coop staff) has her first ride in a combine! Local restaurants prepare great food for Meals to the Field all over Battle River Power Coop service area.